Politics

INEC Won’t Defend Officials Collecting Money To Register Voters In Anambra

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that it will not defend any of its officials asking eligible voters to pay money before they can register and obtain their permanent voter cards. Resident Electoral Commissioner in Anambra state Dr. Nkwachukwu Orji made the statement at a stakeholders meeting comprising the media, the civil society organisations, joint ...

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Fayose’s Candidate Olusola Wins Ekiti PDP Ticket

Governor Ayo Fayose’s candidate, Prof. Kayode Olusola, has emerged the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State for the July 25 election. He is at present the deputy governor of the state. In the primary held on Tuesday, Olusola polled 1191 votes to defeat Dayo Adeyeye who had 763 votes. The delegates accredited for the election were ...

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2019: DPP To Field Best Presidential Candidate  

Raymond Ozoji,  Awka Democratic  Peoples’  Party (DPP) says it is fully prepared to slug it out  with other political parties  in next year’s general elections especially as the party plans to  produce four presidential aspirants together with other contestants aspiring for the state house of assembly seats and national assembly positions. The Anambra state chairman of the party, Dr. Emma ...

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Ward Congresses: APC Asks Aggrieved Members To Seek Redress With Appeal Panels

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has congratulated all its members on the “generally peaceful conduct of the Party’s ward congresses which took place across the country over the weekend.” The Party especially commends members who served in the congress committees for their dedication and impartiality. In a statement, the National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, said, “We however acknowledge there ...

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I See Blood Flowing In Nigeria In 2019, Says Bishop Anayo Ilo  

Bishop (Dr) Anayo Ernest Ilo is of the Greater Riches of Grace Bible Church, Abakaliki. He is currently the Director, Zonal Issues and Social Welfare (South East), Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN); and was recently elected the President-General of Urban Community Forum, Abakaliki, which is the umbrella body for all the residents of the Ebonyi State capital. In this interview ...

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Buhari At APC Ward Congress, Calls On Politicians To Fear God

As the nationwide ward congresses of All Progressives Congress (APC) kicks off, President Muhammadu Buhari, was on Saturday at the Bayajidda Model Nursery and Primary school, Daura in Kastina state venue of the exercise in his ward. The President was in the company of the State Governor, Mr. Aminu Masari, stakeholders of Sarkin Yara, a ward he belongs to. Contestants, ...

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We Are Different Because We Are Not Thieves, Says Osinbajo At Lagos APC Ward Congresses

*Adds: APC will serve the Nigerian people well As the ruling All Progressives Congress holds its Ward Congresses across the country today, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has assured all Nigerians that they would share in the benefits that would accrue as the Buhari Administration continues to serve. The Vice President spoke at the APC Ward Congresses in Eti Osa ...

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APC Ward Congresses: Ambode Lauds Peaceful Conduct, Party Members

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Saturday commended the peaceful process members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) conducted its ward congresses across the 337 wards in the State. Governor Ambode, who participated in the exercise at his Ward A6 in Luyepo Primary School, Papa-Epe in Epe Local Government Area, lauded the party members for displaying high level of ...

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Ward Congress: Lagos Police Boss Warns APC Members

Ahead of Saturday’s Ward Congress of the All Progressives Congress (APC), the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal on Friday urged members of the party to eschew all forms of violence in the interest of peace in the State. Speaking while addressing leaders of the party in Lagos at POWA Conference Centre in Ikeja, Edgal said it was important ...

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